Tibet Cultural Tour

Tibet Cultural Tour commences from the ancient city of Lhasa. This wonderful city is commonly known as the capital of Tibet. It is filled with a distinct culture, history, and beauty. The Potala Palace dominates the skyline with its great ancient architecture. A number of monasteries and temples surrounding the city, such as the Drepung, Sera, and Jokhang facilitate travellers to experience Tibetan Buddhism in this Tibet cultural tour. A visit to these ancient places will fetch you a sense of astonishment for years to come.

Tibet Cultural Tour will be completed by comfortable jeep, van or bus depending on group size. Our friendly and experienced guides will lead you through this marvellous site of Tibet. Often, stops will be made along the way in the historical city of Gyantse and the second-largest city Shigatse. Tibet cultural tour will allow you to relax in these alluring locations and immerse yourself in the rich Buddhist culture. You will have a real sense of the Tibetan lifestyle throughout the trip.

Tibet Culture Tours you wish to go for will let go around real Tibet, and observe the Tibetan way of life and Tibetan culture. Volunteer World Nepal provides a wide range of Tibet culture tours and diverse holiday packages. We can figure out the itineraries as per your desire. For culture lovers, you will get a chance to observe different ethnic people who are actually proud of their century-old culture and religion and have been following them. We offer experienced, skilled and government-licensed possessor tour guides for the Nepal Tibet Culture Tour.

Explore the Spiritual Center of Tibet- the Barkhor Street. Explore the Drepung and Sera Monastery, where hundreds of Tibetan Monks live and study. Discover the Yamdrok Lake, and Karola Glacier on the way from Lhasa to Gyantse. Shigatse is the last stop of the tour, where the Tashilhunpo Monastery with old Tibetan Traditional Gardens.

Tibet Cultural Tour Highlights:

  • Travel across Nepal to explore the Buddhist culture.
  • Go down into the bowels of the Potala, the impressive but spiritless citadel of the Dalai Lamas.
  • Join the shuffling, murmuring pilgrims around the shrines of the Jokhang, the spiritual heart of Tibet.
  • Follow monks, mendicants and fellow pilgrims around the Barkhor, Lhasa’s fascinating medieval pilgrim circuit.
  • Take in a prayer meeting or some monk debating at Sera and Drepung, two of the largest and most intact of Tibet’s great monasteries.
  • Marvel at the turquoise waters of Yamdrok-tso, one of Tibet’s most sacred lakes.
  • Worship before a 26m gold Buddha at Tashilumpo Monastery, a walled complex the size of a village.
  • Sleep in nomad tents and gaze upon the north face of Mt. Everest.

The sample program itinerary provided is subject to change or extension based on the availability of the volunteers and their preferred duration for volunteering, internship, tour, or trekking.

Program day to day detail itinerary:

Key Information:

Price:
USD
Country:
China
Arrival City:
Kathmandu
Duration:
Days
Accommodation:
Hotel
Meals:
Departure:
Kathmandu
Transportation:
Tourist Bus
Style:
Tour
Maximum Altitude:
Meters
Difficulty:
Easy
Group Size:
1 - 10 Persons
Attractions
Volunteer's Choice
Program fee: USD
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  • No booking or Credit Card Fee
  • Free Cancellation

What's included:

  • Tibet Travel Permit fee of Tibet
  • Guided tour as per program
  • All Monastery entrance fee
  • Hotel in Lhasa with breakfast
  • Best available guest houses en route with breakfast basis
  • Transportation by Toyota Land cruiser 4500 or mini bus
  • Group visa fee for Tibet
  • Necessary drop and pick up by private vehicle

What's Excluded:

  • Lunch and dinner along the trip
  • Flight ticket (Kathmandu- Lhasa- Kathmandu) and airport taxes
  • Emergency rescue evacuation cost
  • Other personal expenses tips, donation, laundry, call and bottle drinks
  • Photography charges
  • Any cost arising from Landslides, road blockage & additional transportation cost.
  • Nepal re-entry visa fee
  • Travel insurance

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